The Keys to Success
Similarities of international trails.
Presenters: Pranil Upadhayaya, Great Himalaya Trails Management Adviser; Mark Schmidt, Parks Canada Trail Advisor
Have you ever thought about hiking the trails through the Himalayas or the Canadian Rockies? Although these trail systems are at different sides of the world, they share many similarities. Like all great trail systems, proper management, planning, and maintenance are the keys to success.
On average, the majority of survey respondents disapprove of e-bikes being allowed on the trail. This remains true across the board for each of the major user groups; however, mountain bike rider respondents are less likely to disapprove of allowing e-bikes on non-motorized trails and equestrian respondents are more likely to disapprove.
On October 22, 2020 U.S. Secretary of the Interior David L. Bernhardt announced 30 new national recreation trails in 25 states, adding more than 1,275 miles to the National Trails System.
With this document, the Dakota County Greenway Collaborative takes the approach used in roadbuilding and applies it to creating a countywide network of greenways.
Times of crisis challenge social sector leaders in extraordinary ways. The unprecedented circumstances brought forth by COVID-19 and recent acts of police brutality call on each of us to individually reflect, collectively support, and intentionally adapt our work to meet the urgent needs of this moment.